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So the other day I almost bought a GTX580 because my power addiction was calling out for me and telling me I needed a faster GPU but then I realized that $500 was too much for me to spend right now and realized that I can just CFX my HD5850 and have better performance. I decided to wait anyways.

Today, my cousin called me up on the phone and offered to buy my 5850 off of me for $160.... So now im wondering if I should sell it or not...

I guess my question is... Should I sell my 5850 then buy a GTX570, or stick with the 5850 and for Crossfire... ORRR... suck it up and wait for the HD7970/GTX6xx series..

BTW, an educated guess... when will the new gen cards be out by.?? I mainly wanted a new card for BF3 and World Of Tanks.... Thanks
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post #2 of 10
CF your 5850 it is fastr than the 570/580 and cheaper
    
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So 5850CF is the way to go??
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Crossfire that puppy!
    
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CF, best bang for buck.
 
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post #6 of 10
5850cf
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CF. No game right now needs more power then CF 5850 OCed. Wait for Next generation for a TRUE upgrade.
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post #8 of 10
Ahoi, CrossFire those cannons matey!!!
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5850 Xfire'd.
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post #10 of 10
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Sounds good. Ill probably order one this friday unless I can find a good deal on here
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